Kyle Dickman

19: The True Story of the Yarnell Hill Fire

On the morning of June 30, all 20 members of Prescott, Arizona's Granite Mountain Hotshots headed into the mountains to protect the small town of Yarnell from an advancing blaze. Later that day,...

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Examining the Arizona Wildfire Deaths

Why were 19 experienced firefighters killed when an Arizona blaze blew out of control? Equally important: Can we prevent such a disaster from ever happening again?

19 Hotshots Die In Arizona

Yesterday evening, 19 wildland firefighters from the Granite Mountain Hotshots, an elite 20-member crew based out of Prescott, Arizona, died fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire, a 2,000-acre blaze...

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Escape to Norway

Norway has everything the alps does—towering mountains, five-star restaurants, loads of culture. You also get fjords, glaciers, epic whitewater, and a few thousand polar bears.

In the Line of Wildfire

Drought and climate change have turned western forests into firebombs that go off every summer. Even with modern technology, the essential weapon in the fight against flame are the Hotshots, an elite...

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